The area above a fireplace seems ideal for hanging an electric fireplace entertainment center location, but bewares: this is not always the case. Put the television through a chimney can put the device at serious risk of damage that is not covered by the manufacturer’s warranty.
Overheating the main reason that hang above an electric fireplace entertainment center is risky. The guide Practical Home Theater indicates that these TVs, depending on the model, can operate in temperatures between 32 and 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
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According to the guide Practical Home Theater, the ideal height of a plasma TV is at eye level when you sit in front of him, which is approximately 40 inches to 45 inches (101-114 cm) from the floor. Hang the electric fireplace entertainment center instead of sitting at a table means you are several feet above eye level.
Smoke from a fire can dirty the furniture in your living room or study. So imagine what kind of residue can build up on a screen plasma TV that sits directly on the fire. If burning fires often have to clean the TV regularly, or place a cover over to protect the screen of soot and smoke.